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Lack of protection is significantly impacting UK business

45% of employers believe long term sickness absence is a big issue for their business 40% say colleagues have to pick up the work of absent employees A fifth (17%) say they’ve seen other employees go off sick as a result UK businesses are being hindered by a lack of effective sickness absence management, despite…

Last year Aviva income protection payouts hit £29.5m

Aviva’s income protection cover provided payments totalling more than £29.5m in 2011. Aviva’s claims data shows the range of conditions that prevented or restricted customers from working last year, and the length of time some Aviva customers have to wait for their claim to be processed. Psychiatric conditions were the most common reason for claim…

Aviva customers received over £29.5M in income protection last year

  The average length of time that customers claim for is 9 years Psychiatric conditions are the most common reason for claims (28%) The average age for starting a claim through disability is 44 years The longest time in claim is (currently) 36 years   Aviva’s income protection cover provided payments totalling more than £29.5m…